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Three school board incumbents running unopposed

...Nikiski representative Joe Arness, Soldotna representative Penny Vadla and Central Peninsula representative Bill Holt are running...honestly interested in solving questions and problems." Penny Vadla was elected to the board in 2008, and is running unopposed...
Results posted for Mouth to Mouth race

...26; 9. Jeanette McKendry, 1:25:26; 10. Carel Nagata, 1:29:28; 11. Jen Showalter, 1:32:38; 12. Penny Vadla, 1:50:21; 13. Christie Stinnet, 1:55:08; 14. Teagen Kobylarz, 1:55:09; 15. Olivia Kobylarz, 1...
Soldotna council votes to sell parcel scheduled for public auction

...for auction. "(That) side of the street is spotless all of the time." But some residents thought differently. Penny Vadla spoke during a public hearing on the meeting and asked why the city would favor the Guidrys request to purchase the...
Finalists for superintendent selected

...for consideration. The school board held a special meeting Wednesday with Tim Navarre and Marty Anderson absent and Penny Vadla participating via phone. Not enough members were present to take any action. School board president Joe Arness said...
No layoffs for school district

...making school district educators wait longer to learn if their jobs will be available next fall.School board member Penny Vadla said it was important to make the decision now so that the school district does not lose any of the high quality educators...
School district waits on final numbers

...approved the decision not to cut any of the 100 tentative tenured and non-tenured teaching positions, said board member Penny Vadla, who has sat through seven budget cycles. Once the state's budget is finalized, the number of staffing positions...
KPBSD keeps biased book

...said. "It doesn't add up to 100 percent because decimals were dropped in each direction." School board member Penny Vadla said she found the book to be incredibly unfair. Democratic President Bill Clinton is represented as being only known...
Holt wins Central district school board seat

...Board up for grabs in Tuesday's election. Absentee ballots have not yet been counted but unofficial results show Penny Vadla, who ran unopposed in this year's election, has been re-elected for the district of Soldotna. Joe Arness, also...
Arness, Vadla running unopposed for school board

...board president Joe Arness, running for the Nikiski seat, has a total of 23 successive years in public service and Penny Vadla, running for the Soldotna seat, collectively has 11 under her belt. Vadla, a self-described busy body, and Arness...
Dusek to take reins as interim superintendent

...Dec.1 when Superintendent Steve Atwater's resignation goes into affect. Re-elected board members Joe Arness, Penny Vadla and Bill Holt were sworn in at the beginning of the meeting to make official the results of the Oct. 7 local elections...


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